Faster and smarter in the app... Download now
FREE Cancellation
Available on all hotel packages except those marked can't cancel, can't amend
(3 star hotel)
including 8 days parking
1.8 miles
from the airport
customer rating

Book discounted rooms with parking included

On site at the largest exhibition centre in Europe, the Holiday Inn Express Birmingham NEC likes to make a show of itself. Luckily for you, it's also just two miles away from Birmingham airport, so it makes a great airport hotel too. Throw in a free breakfast for all guests and the deal is sealed.

This Birmingham airport hotel is a fantastic choice for families, not only are the rooms large and well-equipped, the menu caters for everybody and the free breakfast will help you all set off well fed.

Our customers rated Holiday Inn Express NEC on average 9/10 (376 reviews). Read Holiday Inn Express NEC reviews.

Light and welcoming with tasty food, stable wifi, comfy beds and pillows, and friendly, helpful staff.


Clean Promise is the Holiday Inn Express' brand new, advanced cleaning system dedicated to making your stay as safe and contact-free as possible. When you arrive you'll find hand sanitiser for you to use and screens at reception. Both public areas and bedrooms are being cleaned more regularly.

Your room gets a deep clean with enhanced cleaners too, with emphasis on high-touch areas including light switches and remotes. You'll also get hand sanitiser and wipes to keep.

Getting to the airport

The Holiday Inn Express NEC is just 10 minutes' drive from the airport by taxi, which costs between £7.50 and £12.00.

If you're travelling by train, the nearest station is Birmingham International. It's 10 minutes away by taxi which costs between £7.50 and £12.00.

Check in is from 3pm and check out is 12pm


This package includes parking at the hotel for the duration of your trip.

Drive to the hotel's car park, park your car and head inside to hand over your keys in case it needs to be moved within the hotel's car park while you're away.

Your booking confirmation will have directions and a postcode for satnavs.

Electric vehicle charging

The hotel has two DC Combo Type 2 charging points available for guests. Guests must be a member of the Polar network and the spaces are available on a first come, first served basis.


Guests tell us the rooms are bright, clean and cosy.

Rooms include:

  • Blackout curtains
  • Flat screen TV
  • Air conditioning
  • Tea and coffee
  • Desk
  • Hairdryer
  • Free wifi


Wifi is free, guests tell us it's a good speed and has a stable connection throughout the hotel.


Hotel accessibility includes:

  • Accessible entrance
  • Accessible toilets
  • Lifts
  • Accessible parking

Room accessibility includes:

  • Emergency pull cords
  • Grab rails
  • Visual alarms

You can request an accessible room when you book.


The restaurant offers a range of starters including loaded nachos and mozzarella sticks, for mains choose from burgers, pizza, curry and traditional English meals like fish and chips. Delicious desserts to finish including sticky toffee pudding.

Pizza is available 24/7.

There is a kids menu for £4.50, where kids can choose from pasta, nuggets and pizza.


The hotel's bar serves beers, wines, spirits and soft drinks, as well as tea and coffee. The bar also has a simple menu with paninis, pizza and curry.

Open morning - evening daily.


Breakfast is included at this hotel. The normal breakfast buffet isn't open at the moment but you can still get a grab and go breakfast.

Served from 6.30am - 9.30am weekdays. 7.30am - 10.30am weekends and bank holidays.

Good to know

Government regulations require passengers at the airport to wear a face covering. Remember to bring a face covering and have it on before you get there. You'll need one for each member of your party.

Express by Holiday Inn NEC with hotel parking & breakfast address

Bickenhill Parkway,
B40 1QA

Express by Holiday Inn NEC with hotel parking & breakfast Additional Information

Star rating
AddressBickenhill Parkway,
B40 1QA
BreakfastHot options
Breakfast timesServed from 6.30am - 9.30am weekdays. 7.30am - 10.30am weekends and bank holidays.
Breakfast priceIncluded in the price
Disabled facilitiesThe hotel has ten rooms that are adapted for disabled guests and disabled parking bays.
En-suite bathroom
Phone in room
Satellite TV

Express by Holiday Inn NEC with hotel parking & breakfast room-only procedures

On the day of your stay

Make your way to the hotel and park in the hotel's car park. Overnight parking is included in the price.

Your booking confirmation will have directions and a postcode for satnavs.

On the day of your flight

Book a taxi to the airport at reception. It will cost between £7.50 and £12.00.

Coming home

When you're back, collect your luggage and take a taxi back to the hotel to collect your car.